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March 9 @ 21:00 - 23:30
Magic Bus’s music is best described as “a love-in of late 60’s early 70’s Canterbury scene and U.S west coast hippie”.
Magic Bus formed in Devon in 2010. In 2011 their debut album was released, which received local and national airplay (including Stuart Marconie and Gideon Coe’s shows on BBC6 MUSIC) and also some great reviews at home (Shindig! magazine) and abroad, in particular ‘Strange Days’ magazine in Japan did a full interview/band feature.
A single: ‘Magic Bus’ was released, which again received BBC6 music airplay and good reviews including single of the week in ‘Losing Today’.
The second album (2014’s ‘Transmission from Sogmore’s garden’), again received great reviews and airplay around the world including BBC 6 music and BBC introducing and features in Shindig, Prog, Record collector and many other publications.
June 2017 saw the release of third album ‘Phillip the Egg’, top reviews in magazines and plays on radio worldwide, best of 2017 album lists including ‘Rockerilla Magazine’ in Italy and ‘The Progressive Aspect/Prog Watch’ (U.K/U.S.A)
2017 has also seen the band’s first venture into Europe and a recent induction into the prestigious Prog Archives.
Also…the band have recently had their first song in a movie..in ‘Going Furthur’ a new film about the 50th anniversary of Ken Kesey’s bus trip across America.